Burns Middle School

  • Burns Middle School serves 1,299 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Burns Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Burns Middle School's student population of 1,299 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,299 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burns Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burns Middle School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#885 out of 3650 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
33%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
57%
38%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.600.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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